Tag Archives: Wrangelstreet

Bizim Kiez Street Meeting – Childcare Centres, Schools and Families under Threat of Displacement 12th October, 6.00 – 9.00 PM

Bizim Kiez Street Meeting – Childcare Centres, Schools and Families under Threat of Displacement 12th October, 6.00 – 9.00 PM THREATS OF DISPLACEMENT TOWARDS CHILDCARE CENTRES, SCHOOLS AND FAMILIES? More and more educational institutions in the neighbourhood are coming under pressure: Childcare centres: alongside overloaded staff and a lack of capacity there is also displacement […]

Bizim Kiez October Meeting: Wednesday, 14th October

We must not go on tolerating displacement! Displacement often happens quietly, and without attracting attention to itself, since those threatened are not always strong enough to fight back. Each of us would prefer his or her home to be a place of peace and quiet, because home needs to be a safe space and a […]

Invitation to the 16th Bizim Kiez Meeting „Bizim Autumn

What a summer! Would you believe it – it’s a good three months ago that we first met up because our greengrocer’s „Bizim Bakal“ had been given notice of termination of their rental contract, and we wanted to do something about it. Back then no-one would have imagined what a wave of indignation we would […]

The specter of gentrification in Wrangelkiez

About a month ago it became public that the commercial lease of an old-established grocery shop in my neighborhood, Wrangelkiez, will not be renewed by the new building owner. Despite rampant rumors, however, the decisive fact remains: „Bizim Bakkal“ on Wrangelstrasse (main street in the neighborhood) must vacate the entire ground floor by the end […]